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Ernest Lawson

Ernest Lawson was a Canadian-American painter and a member of The Eight, a group of artists who formed a loose association in 1908 to protest the narrowness of taste and restrictive exhibition policies of the conservative, powerful National Academy of Design. Though Lawson was primarily a landscape painter, he also painted a small number of realistic urban scenes. His painting style is heavily influenced by the art of John Henry Twachtman, J. Alden Weir, and... Read More

BornErnest Lawson
March 22, 1873
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
DiedDecember 18, 1939 (aged 66)
Miami, Florida
NationalityCanadian, American
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